Equine-Assisted Services

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*ADAPTIVE/THERAPEUTIC HORSEMANSHIP*
Therapeutic Certifications
PATH Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor (CTRI)
PATH Certified Therapeutic Driving Instructor
PATH Certified Interactive Vaulting Instructor
Additional Resources
Certified Horsemanship Association

*EQUINE THERAPY-SLP/OT/PT*
American Hippotherapy Association
Hippotherapy Certification Board

*EQUINE THERAPY-Mental Health*
Certifications
Certification Board for Equine Interaction Professionals
Equine Experiential Education Association (E3A)
Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association
Natural Lifemanship
PATH Equine Specialist in Mental Health & Learning
Additional Resources
Heroes and Horses
Parelli Natural Horsemanship
Tellington Method


*RESEARCH*
Horses & Humans Research Foundation

Wood, W., Alm, K., Benjamin, J., Thomas, L., Anderson, D., Pohl, L., & Kane, M. (2021). Optimal Terminology for Services in the United States That Incorporate Horses to Benefit People: A Consensus DocumentJournal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.)27(1), 88–95https://doi.org/10.1089/acm.2020.0415